(Edgar Algernon) Robert (1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood) 1864–1958, British statesman: Nobel peace prize 1937.
Robert (1st Earl of Salisburyand1st Viscount Cecil of Cranborne) 1563–1612, British statesman (son of William Cecil).
Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-, Salisbury
William (1st Baron Burghley or Burleigh) 1520–98, British statesman: adviser to Elizabeth I.
a male given name: from a Latin word meaning “blind.”.